Mon, 21 Jan 2019

U.S. president 'looking forward' to meeting Kim Jong-un again

WASHINGTON DC - Following news that a second summit is planned between the leaders of the United States with North ...

Powerful earthquake rattles Chile, causing damage, killing two

COQUIMBO, Chile - The U.S. Geological Survey said that the coast of north-central Chile was struck by a powerful magnitude ...

4 boys aged twelve to 14 facing kidnapping, rape charges

NEWARK, New Castle County, Delaware - Four children  aged 12 to 14 are facing serious charges after the alleged abudction and ...

Tesla working hard to reduce cost of cars, CEO sees difficulties ahead

PALO ALTO, California - Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Friday told employees that while 2018 was the most successful year ...

Mexico mourns large loss of life due to pipeline explosion

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - The death toll in Friday night's pipeline explosion in Mexico continues to rise and is now ...

Arakan Army separatists and Myanmar military clashes harming civilians

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Voicing alarm at the escalating violence in northern and central Rakhine state and Chin state, the UN ...

Trump unveils first overhaul of missile defense review in a decade

WASHINGTON, U.S. - After a year of delay, the U.S. President Donald Trump unveiled the country's first overhaul of American ...

Trump could meet North Korea's lead negotiator for talks on summit

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his first visit to Washington since last June, North Korea's lead nuclear diplomacy negotiator arrived in ...

Giuliani changes stance on collusion, doubts campaign aides

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a shocking about-face, the U.S. President Donald Trump's top lawyer Rudy Giuliani has changed his stance ...

Zimbabwe fuel price hike: Hundreds arrested, internet shutdown

HARARE, Zimbabwe - The Zimbabwe government's violent crackdown on protests triggered by the country's President Emmerson Mnangagwa's decision to raise ...

Tunisia witnesses massive, nationwide strikes by workers over pay

TUNIS, Tunisia - Thousands of workers participated in a one-day nationwide strike organized by Tunisia’s largest union, which brought transportation ...

Canadian student on jet had to be handcuffed after indecent assaults

ADELAIDE, Australia - A Canadian man had to be restrained and handcuffed on a flight from Hong Kong to Australia ...

Three Russian Soldiers Killed In Abkhazia Crash

Three Russian servicemen were killed in the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia on January 21 when their armored personnel carrier ...

Azerbaijan and Russia in escalating dispute over ban on Armenians

Azerbaijan and Russia are in an escalating diplomatic battle over the formers policy of denying ethnic Armenians of any citizenship ...

US shutdown latest: Trump lashes out after Dems reject offer

What's up with the partial government shutdown on Day 30: WHAT'S NEW President Donald Trump lashed out at House Speaker ...

Rassie's 3 prerequisites for Bok squad inclusion

Cape Town - The Springboks' squad for this year's Rugby World Cup is not yet cast in stone, coach Rassie ...

Authorities Investigating E-Mail Terror Threats In Magnitogorsk

A number of organizations in the Russian city of Magnitogorsk have received anonymous e-mails warning of possible terrorist acts, local ...

Pakistan Launches New Polio-Vaccination Drive

Pakistan has launched a new nationwide polio-vaccination campaign as part of the government's pledge to eradicate the disease in the ...

Black Sharks and other Russian helicopters in battle

The crews of the attack helicopters Mi-28N in the Stavropol region practicing elements of piloting in difficult weather conditions Global ...

GSIS Gensan reminds pensioners to revalidate status with APIR

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Jan. 21 (PIA) - The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS)-General Santos branch has once again called ...

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Markets in Asia upbeat after China data release

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia remained upbeat on Monday despite release of a report saying the Chinese economy fell ...

Australian radio listeners up 22% in last 10 years

SYDNEY, Australia - Commercial radio audiences in Australia reached an all-time high last year. Despite the introduction of a variety ...

Facebook removes 364 pages, accounts linked to anti-NATO pages

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The world's largest social media company, Facebook has revealed that it has targeted and taken down hundreds ...

Tesla working hard to reduce cost of cars, CEO sees difficulties ahead

PALO ALTO, California - Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Friday told employees that while 2018 was the most successful year ...

Largest collection of breached data found: 770mn email IDs exposed

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a revelation that has emerged as one of the biggest shockers in the global cybersecurity ...

Equity markets around the world power ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks racked up solid gains on Friday, putting investors and traders in a positive ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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